Prep Wrapup: University wins third-consecutive Redwood Christian Tourney
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Boys Basketball: University 70, Redwood Christian 36
The Red Devils (4-0) may look like a different team this year, but the results have been the same.
University won its third-consecutive Redwood Christian Tournament over the host Eagles (3-1), behind the play of tournament MVP James Burton, who finished with a team-high 15 points.
Chris Mah and Zach Lusk scored 10 points apiece and all 10 University players in uniform scored.
Girls Basketball: University 48, Lincoln 32
The Red Devils (1-1) bounced back from an opening-round loss in the Lady Mustangs Holiday Classic by feeding standout senior center Amelia King.
King scored a team-high 23 points to go along with 14 rebounds and two blocks, while the Red Devils withstood a fourth-quarter push from Lincoln’s Michelle Wong.
Wong scored 14 of her team-high 23 points in the fourth quarter, but the Mustangs (1-2) could not eliminate a 35-18 third-quarter deficit.
Boys Basketball: Burlingame 61, Mission 52
The Bears (1-1) got a team-high 20 points from standout junior point guard Antoine Porter, but were out-rebounded by the Panthers (2-0) 40-19.
The Mission defense also didn’t have an answer for Burlingame sophomore point guard Frankie Ferrari, who scored a game-high 24 points on 10-of-14 shooting.
Boys Basketball: Riordan 59, St. Mary’s 36
The Crusaders (1-1) got 13 points apiece from juniors Geru Mabrey and Graham Gilleran and outscored the Panthers (0-2) in every quarter.
Sophomore guard Jiday Ugbaja had six steals and led a Riordan defense that forced 25 St. Mary’s turnovers.
Girls Basketball: Drew 45, Contra Costa Christian 39
The Dragons (3-0) continued their early-season success behind solid performances from Neff Rogers (15 points, 11 rebounds, five blocks), Victoria Verdan (14 points) and Amber Vidal (eight points, nine rebounds).
Boys Basketball: Bay 82, Alma Heights 63
The Breakers (4-0) had four players score in double figures to advance to the Pescadero Tournament championship game on Saturday.
Senior guards Connor Mattoon and Zev Newman each finished with a game-high 22 points, and juniors Lucas Knorr and James Wasney added 16 and 13 points, respectively.